Tuesday, August 4, 2009

Flourishes Timeless Tuesday

“It's Tuesday which means it's time for another Timeless Tuesday challenge (FTTC27). This week, your DH might even get excited about the challenge because it's all about hardware! And, when we say hardware we mean metal of any kind. So, let's see how creative you can get - frames, eyelets, paperclips, staples, brads - you name it! If it is metal, it works!”

Check out the rest of the team:

  • Betty Wright
  • Cindy Haffner
  • Dee Jackson
  • Silke Ledlow
  • Copper Hope

    Here is my take on the challenge. Isn’t that background the coolest? Read on to learn how to create the look. One thing I did want to point out was the background of the cardstock, it is stamped, but it didn’t photograph well. The background is stamped with the butterfly from Butterfly Moments.

    Copper Hope Supplies

    To create the copper background, I used Royal Engraving Art Board in Copper. I ran the Butterflies Impressabilities and the board through my Wizard. Then, I sanded the black surface off the board and the copper finish comes through. (you should see the new Impressabilities with this stuff-wowee!)

    In honor of their second birthday, Flourishes is starting something that you are going to FLIP over!!! :) F=Flourishes, L=Loyalty, I=Incentive,P=Program. Check out all the details on the Flourishes Newsletter Blog!!

    FLIP - Regal Pink copy

    Flourishes birthday month, yes, they need the whole month, is so packed with fun, you won’t want to miss out, so make sure and visit the Newsletter daily!!

    I am starting to get into the groove again, so you should finally get some more cards and things this week. thanks so much for stopping by!

    Supplies: Stamps-Flourishes (Butterfly Moments), Spellbinders Impressabilities (Butterfly), Royal Art Engraving Board (Copper, oooh, love this store, check out all their other stuff!!), Cardstock-Papertrey Ink (True Black), Ribbon-May Arts, Hope metal piece-my ancient stash


    Denise (peanutbee) said...

    Here it comes.....SHUT UP!!! ;) Looooooove the copper impressabilities pattern!!

    Norine said...

    love this card really like the copper and the impressabilities is just great

    Cindy Haffner said...


    Debby said...

    This is amazing!

    Dee Jackson said...

    This is SO beautiful!! The copper with black is stunning.
    Glad you had a great time at CHA. I wish I could have met you there!!

    Connie said...

    OMGOODNESS!! This is just soooo amazing! I LOVE it! WOW!

    The Rubber Maid said...

    I also love the copper and black together and I love your metal creating. Very lovely card. Pat

    Diane said...

    Stunning card! Loved all the pictures you shared of CHA....can't wait to get some of the "newbies"!!

    Betty Wright aka gbedwright said...

    This is wonderful, Kim!!! Love the copper and the copper embossing!!! Great looking card!!!

    Silke said...

    Hi Kim - your card is sooo cool and beautiful looking!!! Love your take on the FTTC!!! Hugs ~S~

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